›› Measurement unit: decametres

Full name: decametre

Plural form: decameters

Symbol: dam

Alternate spelling: decametres

Category type: length

Scale factor: 10


›› SI unit: metre

The SI base unit for length is the metre.
1 metre is equal to 0.1 decametres.


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›› Definition: Decameter

A decametre (American spelling: dekameter, symbol: dam) is a measurement of distance equal to ten metres. This measure is included mostly for completeness. It very rarely has any practical application.


›› Sample conversions: decametres

decametres to mile [nautical, international]
decametres to foot [Rome]
decametres to douzičme [watchmaking]
decametres to chain [Ramsden, engineer]
decametres to lap [competition]
decametres to estadio [Spain]
decametres to braza [Texas]
decametres to rope
decametres to lieue [France]
decametres to quadrant